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Top Smartphones in PH with Large Batteries (Mid-2017)

Last time, we provided you with a list of smartphones with big displays, this time we’re looking at those with big batteries for people who

BMW Is Only the Second Most Valuable Car Brand in the World

The list of 2017’s most valuable brands is out, and unsurprisingly it’s pretty impressive. According to the BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands, Google takes

2018 AJP Motorcycles PR7 First Look Review

Portugese off-road heavyweight AJP is looking to expand its influence in the U.S. market with a street-legal version of its popular PR7 adventure bike for

Audi Q2 (2017) review: The SUV that wants to be a hatchback

Great looks, great features, but who is it really for? As a whole SUVs don’t have the best of images. Superficially, they’re more stylish and

Mercedes-Benz E-Class review: Better than a BMW 5 Series?

Mercedes says everything it knows about how to build a car has gone into the new E-Class. Being that it is the oldest car brand

The Keepers: 10 Cars People Hold Onto for 10 Years or More

What makes a car a keeper? For one thing, it has to be reliable. Any vehicle giving owners headaches in the first few years usually

What can you buy for the same price as a Leica TL2 and lens?

A look at what you can get for the same outlay as Leica’s newest mirrorless model. Everybody knows that Leica is not the brand for

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Honda Accord

It’s impossible to overstate how radical the Honda Accord was when it hit U.S. dealerships in 1976. Fuel-efficient, peppy, and compact yet roomy, it (along

10 Ways the 2017 Dodge Challenger GT Is a Family-Friendly Muscle Car

The 2017 Dodge Challenger GT could finally end that ongoing fiery debate between you and that special someone in your life. You know, the mature

Blackview BV7000 Review

What we liked about it: Rugged and tough design Water-resistance What we didn’t like:  Rubber flaps might break in time Less than stellar performance Deep

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric Review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric feels well-balanced from behind the wheel, drives effortlessly and outperforms its own range estimations. Dashboard electronics work through an

2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 First Drive: Fiercely relaxing

Throbbing red and scented with bespoke perfume, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63’s cabin made absolutely clear that, even by Stuttgart’s standards, this is no ordinary luxury

iMac 21.5-inch 4K (2017) review

PROS Stunning screen Powerful processor Near-silent running Good graphics performance Excellent peripherals CONS Needs an SSD Measly 8GB of RAM KEY FEATURES 21.5-inch 4096 x

Apple 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display (2017) review: All-in-one and one-for-all

The Apple iMac range has received a spec boost for 2017, promising better screen technology, more processing power, Thunderbolt 3 slots and more. But should

Mini Countryman Cooper S E preview: Mini’s first electric hybrid hits the road

By its own management’s admission the Mini brand has overstretched itself. Like a greedy child with eyes bigger than its belly, the once maker of

BMW 530e plug-in hybrid preview: The best of both worlds?

The new BMW 5-Series is a car we already know to be talented. In our 5-star review of the upper-spec 530d, we said that, judged

Review : The Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10 is less fun than it should be

What we like: Digital conveniences like saving images and printing later Lovely square format film Good battery life What we don’t like: Small sensor struggles

Synology DiskStation DS1817 review

OUR VERDICT The DS1817 manages to effectively blur the line between small business requirements and enterprise expectations, while offering an interesting alternative for those who

Coming soon: new cars for 2017 – Don’t buy a new car until you’ve read

There’s a whole raft of interesting cars going on sale later this year, so before you sign on the dotted line at your local dealer,

Top Smartphones in PH with Large Displays (Mid-2017)

Phablets, or smartphones with large displays, are heaven-sent for those who are looking for a compact device but with enough screen to satisfy the need

$30k Family Car mega test

While the car industry seems intent on reinventing and cross-pollinating shapes, sizes and themes to create a different family vehicle, equally families who buy and

Fujifilm X-A3 Review

The Fujifilm X-A3 is an inexpensive 24 Megapixel mirrorless camera with a classic rangefinder design. The X-A3 is targeted more toward beginners and social shooters,

10 Best Cars for Retiring Baby Boomers

If there’s any generation that doesn’t like to talk about aging, it’s the baby boomers. It’s understandable. They’ve made it through the swingin’ ’60s, wild

Audi A8 (2017) preview: The sophisticated chauffeur

The Audi A8 has long been considered as chauffeur to the stars; a cushy place to sit in luxury when being carted around. In its

Best and worst family cars 2017

Many people who once would have chosen a traditional ‘family car’ are now buying SUVs and MPVsinstead. However, that doesn’t mean the family car market

Blackview BV7000 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Tough and durable are only some of the words that describe the Blackview BV700 when you first hold it in your hand. With its rugged,

Samsung UE49MU7000T review

PROS Good brightness and contrast Strong shadow detail Intuitive smart TV interface CONS Limited viewing angles Black levels could be deeper KEY FEATURES 49-inch LCD

Honor V9 Review

What we liked: * High-res display * Nice design * Premium build * Good performance and camera * Long battery life What we didn’t like:

Getaway Vehicles: The Best Cars for Summer Road Trips

When summer arrives, you will start to scrutinize your car or SUV for its road-trip capabilities. Vehicles that lack cargo space or have a rough

Fossil Q Accomplice review : Simply stylish and stylishly simple

If you want basic activity tracking, alerts and some smartphone controls in a gorgeous package go for a Fossil hybrid like the Q Accomplice. Sure,